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Southern Creatives – Tamara Welch – a Reader’s Trip to Rowan Oak

Southern Creatives – Tamara Welch and Rowan Oak It is my pleasure to have Tamara Welch as a guest on Southern Creatives. She visited Rowan Oak and is giving us a first hand account of the trip and her thoughts … Continue reading

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Southern Creatives – Faulkner’s “A Rose for Emily” Grows in Red Dirt Music

photo credit: Isolino via photo pin cc The Connection Between Southern Gothic Literature and Red Dirt Music Interested in cute little songs about young love or the joy of living? What about reading stories where the guy always gets the girl? If … Continue reading

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What is it about me and William Faulkner?

I first met William Faulkner through his short story, Barn Burning. I was amazed at the instant recognition I had with the Snopes family. I was drawn in at the same time I was repulsed, both by the words on … Continue reading

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6 Excellent Resources for Researching William Faulkner

 6 Excellent Resources for Researching William Faulkner His biography, lineage, writing life & time in Hollywood: WFofW William Faulkner Anecdotes & Trivia  Faulkner’s Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech “The Banquet Speech“, Stockholm, December 10, 1950 – the legendary Faulkner quote “There is … Continue reading

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